Hey (Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse)

Discussion in 'Fan Town' started by Exohedron, Jan 2, 2019.

  1. Exohedron

    Exohedron Doesn't like words

    I can't get over the aesthetics of this movie. This is a comic-book movie in a way that Sony and Marvel haven't touched before, not a superhero movie but a comic-book movie.
    If you haven't seen it, go see it. Like, sure, it's a Spiderman movie, we've got a bunch of those, but not like this.

    Anyway, spoilers ahead, on my part for the animation more than the plot:
    I love that the comic-bookness doesn't even kick in until he gets bitten, and then suddenly there's textboxes narrating his thoughts. We in the TVTropes business call that painting the fourth wall and damn is this movie sick of wallpaper.

    I must have spent the first hour after seeing the movie gushing to my brother about the stylistic and animation differences between the various Spiderfolk and how it differed from most crossover events where every character is forced into a single style/genre to try to make the event blend better, and in this movie they deliberately don't do that. Noir and Ham don't even pretend to follow the same physics as the rest of them.

    Also the Kirby dots in the collider.

    This movie is such a treat.
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  2. rats

    rats 21 Bright Forge Shatters The Void

    ive tried to see this twice and it was sold out both times and im determined to do it out of sheer stubbornness now
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  3. Exohedron

    Exohedron Doesn't like words

    This might actually be a movie that's better at home because there is a ton of blink-and-you-miss-it stuff so pause buttons and rewinds are nice. Which is not to say that you shouldn't try to see it on the big screen; it is an action movie after all.
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  4. vuatson

    vuatson [delurks]

    I've heard it's actually better in 3d, though the theater where I saw it didn't have that option. Apparently they do cool stuff with comic book effects.
  5. Exohedron

    Exohedron Doesn't like words

    Oh yeah, the 3d is pretty nice.
  6. Meagen Image

    Meagen Image Well-Known Member

    Hobo Peter Parker best Peter Parker
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  7. GlassesBlu

    GlassesBlu I yearn

    Peter Barker! Peter Barker! Peter Barker!
  8. Peter Bee-Parker (he works for an apiary and parks the bees)
    Last edited: Jan 9, 2019
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  9. GlassesBlu

    GlassesBlu I yearn

    alternatively, OG PP is Perfect Parker
  10. or, the Proto-Parker
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  11. blue

    blue hightown funk you up

    how bout that doc ock though 0//u//0
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  12. Beldaran

    Beldaran 70% abuse and 30% ramen

    That's the very first thing I commented on as we left the theater.

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  13. there's just something about crazy gals...
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  14. Exohedron

    Exohedron Doesn't like words

    Also, "Oh god it's Liv."
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  15. GlassesBlu

    GlassesBlu I yearn

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  16. Meagen Image

    Meagen Image Well-Known Member

    I sort of want to meet the person who genetically engineered all these spiders to seek out the nearest protagonist and bite them on the top of their left hand, because that is quite the achievement, especially the second part.
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  17. GlassesBlu

    GlassesBlu I yearn

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  18. Exohedron

    Exohedron Doesn't like words

    Speaking of blink-and-you-miss-it, during the Alchemax infiltration, when they're going through the cafeteria and are recognized, all the scientists immediately shoot out of their seats and turn their briefcases into guns...except one, who just sits there continuing to drink her coffee.
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  19. Morgan Jae

    Morgan Jae pecure. sontain. crotect.

    there's a part when the spidermen are escaping alchemax before they get off the building where a scientist gets hit in the face with the bagel sadparker was trying to steal and a tiny "BAGEL!" appears next to him. that was fantastic.
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  20. GlassesBlu

    GlassesBlu I yearn

    I've watched it twice but can't wait to get it on my computer so I can just watch it again and again and catch details like those
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